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Anker Valley Primary Academy

Anker Valley Primary Academy

Year 1 Herons

Image previewWelcome to our Heron's class page. 


Your class teacher is Miss Matthews, and she is supported by Miss Renshaw.

Every Thursday afternoon, Mrs Horlor or Miss Garrett will be teaching you.

On Friday afternoon, you will have music lessons with Rock It Music (Steel Pans, Keyboards and Ukeleles)

You will need your PE kits and reading books and diary in school every day.

You will need your library book in school every Friday.


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  • 26/05/23

    Herons visit Bolehall Manor

    This week, Herons visited Bolehall Manor as part of their history topic!
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  • 22/05/23

    Creating our own Birds

    In Art this half term, Herons have been learning all about making and creating birds!
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  • 28/04/23

    D and T Bag Making Inspire Workshop

    Immense thanks to the parents and grandparents that attended our Year 1 bag making inspire workshop on Thursday.
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  • 30/03/23

    Exploring the Geography of Tamworth

    On Tuesday, Year 1 went on a mystery tour around Tamworth, looking for different types of building as part of their Geography unit of work.
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  • 17/03/23

    Thinking like a geographer!

    Herons are learning all about the geography of the area local to Anker Valley.
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  • 07/03/23

    Have you seen this alien?

    Herons have been reading the story of Beegu and following the alien crash landing at school last week have created wanted posters for their homework to try and find the missing alien.
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  • 03/03/23

    Alien Crash Landing!

    It has been great to be back in school and to see how determined and ready all of Herons have returned after their half term break!
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  • 26/02/23

    End of the first Spring term!

    Another half term completed and another fantastic half term full of progress!
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  • 03/02/23

    Maths Inspire Workshop

    As part of our Number Day celebrations, we held our first Maths Inspire workshop for Heron's parents. 
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  • 27/01/23

    This week in Herons...

    It’s been another busy week of learning for Herons!
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  • 13/01/23

    Resilience in PE!

    In PE this week, Herons used our fantastic indoor PE equipment during their gymnastics lesson.
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  • 08/01/23

    Winter Walk

    Following our Autumn walk in November, Heron's walked the same route this week to look for changes.
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